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Economically empowering indigenous women

The newly launched "Economic Empowerment of Indigenous Women in Nepal" provides an overview and analysis of the vulnerability and discrimination faced…

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Partnering for Effective Development

In the spirit of delivering as one UN, in 2019, the UNDP Electoral Support Project and UNESCO in Nepal collaborated on a range of different activities for the common goals of good governance and…  


Virtual Youth Parliament School kicks off

A six day long virtual youth parliament school kicked off with over 300 youth participants from Surdurpaschim, Karnali and Province 2.  


Nettle, an unwanted weed turns into a green enterprise

Until recently, the farmers of Temal rural municipality, Kavre thought the Stinging Nettle was one of the most unwanted shrubs they would like to see growing in their field. They were unaware the fact…  


Report by ICIMOD and UNDP identifies potentially dangerous glacial lakes in Koshi, Gandaki, and Karnali river basins

The immediate introduction of a Temporary Basic Income for the world’s poorest people could slow the current surge in COVID-19 cases by enabling nearly three billion people to stay at home, according…  


Webinar: Demystifying the digital transformation notion in public sector

n the webinar “Demystifying the Digital Transformation trend in Public Sector” we want to bring together champions from diverse public sectors of Nepal, India, Indonesia and Bangladesh who have used…  


Migration is an underrated challenge and also an opportunity for Nepal: German Ambassador Schäfer

For a country like Nepal, with perhaps one third of its workforce or more abroad, migration is an underrated challenge and also an opportunity, said Ambassador of Germany to Nepal, H.E. Mr. Roland…  


Safeguarding the livelihoods of the vulnerable people during COVID-19

The Government of Nepal called on all the actors to focus on early economic recovery, while responding to the humanitarian needs. In response, UN Agencies have repurposed their existing programmes to…  


Temporary Basic Income to protect the world's poorest people could slow the surge in COVID-19 cases, says UNDP

The immediate introduction of a Temporary Basic Income for the world’s poorest people could slow the current surge in COVID-19 cases by enabling nearly three billion people to stay at home, according…  


KOICA-UNDP webinar series on “Recovering Livelihoods and Jobs through Agriculture and MSMEs in the context of COVID-19”

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are pleased to invite you to a virtual discussion on Agriculture and Livelihood Recovery in the Context…  


Parliamentarians learn about COVID19 myths and realities

Amid different myths and misinformation on COVID-19 creating ambiguity among people, a knowledge-building session was conducted to parliamentarians of the Karnali Provincial Assembly in a bid to clear…  

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